Dates for your diary - the McCaslin round-up of key events starting in September 2019 after the holidays.
Masterpiece London celebrated its tenth anniversary this year, bringing colour and glitz with a vast exhibition of art & furniture.
Like every year in June Basel in Switzerland is the place to be. 50 years on and the Art Basel Art fair is still innovating.
Price charts show the growth in the value of Richter’s paintings since 2000—an astonishing 64,076% change since 1977, and an annual growth rate of 16.6%. Editions have grown by 8.9% since 1985.
Is the Affordable Art Fair no different than Frieze or other big fairs? Affordable Art Fair has versions all over the world - from Melbourne to Stockholm and New York. Why is the scene growing you think, why is there a need?
“May you live in interesting times” is the title of this year’s Venice Biennale, chosen by the director of this edition Ralph Rugoff. And times are always quite interesting when looking at the 58th edition of the world’s oldest international art exhibition.
Christie’s sold £5.3bn ($7bn) overall in 2018 which is a record total for the company, mainly due to selling two big collections of Ebsworth and Rockefeller.
The London fair, Masterpiece, hopes to attract established collectors and wealthy new collectors who are in London in June for London Art Week. The fair is welcoming and friendly.
Technology is at the forefront of the global art market says the new Deloitte Art & Finance Report 2017.
We saw new work by artist Sandeep Mukherjee during Berlin's Gallery Week while in Charlottenburg at the Kornfeld Gallery's project space. Molting the Fractured, 68 Projects, Berlin, 9 September - 4 November.
The Online art market sales are up despite slowing global art market. Online art market sales reached an estimated $3.75 billion in 2016, up 15% from 2015. This gives the online art market an 8.4% share of the overall art market, up from 7.4% in 2015.
February at the Dusseldorf Art Akademie where I was talent spotting this weekend! It was fabulous to walk through the same corridors of such masters in contemporary art who are so well known today, internationally as well as throughout Germany.